British conglomerate Swire and Norwegian firm DOF Subsea have signed workplace agreements with more than 100 offshore maritime workers despite union attempts to stymie the deal.

…The workplace agreements were negotiated on behalf of employers by the Australian Mines and Metals Association, which hailed the vote “a positive indicator” that wage growth will remain at a sustainable level.

Click here to read the full article published in The Australian on 6 February 2016.